Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays Everyone! Anyone who knows me personally, knows that I am not a fan of snow, or winter time, but last year someone challenged me to do something more traditional. This was it, and I think it is wintery/christmasy! I gifted this to my mom and she puts it up during the winter. From Valerie Dowdy Art, … Continue reading Happy Holidays

A New Journey Begins: Traditional to Farmhouse Fabulous

As promised, I am back to say hello! and offer up my excuse for lack of blogging: I am moving! Our lives were turned sideways a few months back, and because of this major change, we are moving. Being fortunate enough to have several options was really nice, too! We will be saying goodbye to our big, … Continue reading A New Journey Begins: Traditional to Farmhouse Fabulous

Tipsy Wine Glass….

Recently, I shared a freebie coloring page that I like to call 'the tipsy wine glass' with people who follow me on twitter and facebook. Here it is for anyone who else interested. This image is hand drawn, but the cool thing is that I used my iPad Pro (thanks Santa). There are many things I … Continue reading Tipsy Wine Glass….

Donde esta Santa Claus?

Have you entered Abstract Expressions and AmazonGiveaway?Contest ends Dec 3, midnight Good Luck!!Enter Abstract Expressions & Amazon Giveaway Here!___________________I just love out of the box thinkers...this, just landed in my number one spot for most unique holiday gift commissions! Donde Esta Santa Claus?12 x 24 inch pre-stretched canvasprivate commission ______________________To see more of my holiday commission pieces check out my facebook … Continue reading Donde esta Santa Claus?

Coloring & Calendar Book for 2016

Accepting Pre-Orders for:11 x 17 inchesSpiral Bound XL images ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONSColoring & Calendar Book$16.00 ((plus shipping))<--------------------------------------------------purchase online here!Contact me with any questions at: thecustombrush@gmail.comPeace,Valerie 

Coloring Book Event at The June Tolliver House…

Upcoming Event:ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONS COLORING BOOK SIGNINGWhen: August 8Where: The June Tolliver House in Big Stone Gap Time: 4-8:00 pm. Note: this is also the hometown/location of the premiering movie byAdriana Trigiani and based on her novel BSG) BUY ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONS COLORING BOOK ON AMAZON If you haven't picked up a copy of Abstract Expressions Coloring book yet, come by, pick one … Continue reading Coloring Book Event at The June Tolliver House…

Are You A Crayon Or A Marker Person? Perhaps You Are Somewhere In-Between?

Partial shipment of coloring books are in, and reactions are positive!Abstract Expressions by Valerie DowdyAs I am organizing some paperwork this morning, it occurs to me that many of you will soon be coloring and enjoying drawings that are my creations. Wow. This kind of messes with my mind, but in a good way, as I … Continue reading Are You A Crayon Or A Marker Person? Perhaps You Are Somewhere In-Between?